The Story of Architecture / Edition 1

The Story of Architecture / Edition 1

by Jonathan Glancey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0789459655

ISBN-13: 9780789459657

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: DK

Guiding readers through a staggering 5,000 years of world architecture, Jonathan Glancey's eminently knowledgeable, authoritative, and always fascinating insights make reading this book irresistible, despite the enormity of the subject. Featuring influential and innovative architects of every age, along with their masterpieces, from the ziggurat at Ur to the…  See more details below

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Guiding readers through a staggering 5,000 years of world architecture, Jonathan Glancey's eminently knowledgeable, authoritative, and always fascinating insights make reading this book irresistible, despite the enormity of the subject. Featuring influential and innovative architects of every age, along with their masterpieces, from the ziggurat at Ur to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, this stylish, lavishly illustrated book shows the unique historical, geographical, and cultural elements that have influenced and literally shaped the world's greatest architecture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789459657
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Edition description:
1 AMER ED
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.22(h) x 0.79(d)

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